SUSE SLES11 Security Update : MozillaFirefox (SUSE-SU-2017:0426-1)

This script is Copyright (C) 2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

MozillaFirefox 45 ESR was updated to 45.7 to fix the following issues
(bsc#1021991) :

- MFSA 2017-02/CVE-2017-5378: Pointer and frame data
leakage of JavaScript objects (bsc#1021818)

- MFSA 2017-02/CVE-2017-5396: Use-after-free with Media
Decoder (bsc#1021821)

- MFSA 2017-02/CVE-2017-5386: WebExtensions can use data:
protocol to affect other extensions (bsc#1021823)

- MFSA 2017-02/CVE-2017-5380: Potential use-after-free
during DOM manipulations (bsc#1021819)

- MFSA 2017-02/CVE-2017-5390: Insecure communication
methods in Developer Tools JSON viewer (bsc#1021820)

- MFSA 2017-02/CVE-2017-5373: Memory safety bugs fixed in
Firefox 51 and Firefox ESR 45.7 (bsc#1021824)

- MFSA 2017-02/CVE-2017-5375: Excessive JIT code
allocation allows bypass of ASLR and DEP (bsc#1021814)

- MFSA 2017-02/CVE-2017-5376: Use-after-free in XSL

- MFSA 2017-02/CVE-2017-5383: Location bar spoofing with
unicode characters (bsc#1021822) Please see
17-02/ for more information.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

Solution :

To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE OpenStack Cloud 5:zypper in -t patch

SUSE Manager Proxy 2.1:zypper in -t patch

SUSE Manager 2.1:zypper in -t patch sleman21-MozillaFirefox-12973=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11-SP4:zypper in -t
patch sdksp4-MozillaFirefox-12973=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP3-LTSS:zypper in -t patch

SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Sale 11-SP3:zypper in -t patch

SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch

SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP3:zypper in -t patch

To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 97081 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-5373

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